James Comstock (1712 - 1781)

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Birthplace: New London, CT, USA
Death: Died in Groton Heights, New London, CT
Managed by: Karen Engstrom
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About James Comstock

Died in defense of Fort Griswold, September 6, 1781

In the Burial Ground near Comstock's Wharf in the town of Montville is a fine granite monument bearing the following:

Erected By Robert Comstock Esq to the Memory of his Grandfather James Comstock who bravely fell in Fort Griswold in the Service of his Country Sept 6 1783 [1] Aged 75 A signal example of valor Patriotism and heroic virtue

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James Comstock's Timeline

June 18, 1712
New London, CT, USA
April 17, 1738
Age 25
May 2, 1739
Age 26
Montville, CT, USA
November 7, 1743
Age 31
New London, New London, Connecticut, USA
September 6, 1781
Age 69
Groton Heights, New London, CT